Los Angeles

Painting & Finishing Contractors Association


Welcome to LAPFCA

LAPFCA is the largest union-affiliated painting contractors trade association in Southern California, representing commercial, industrial and residential contractors of all sizes. We are focused on serving our members and industry through labor representation and negotiations, legislative advocacy, education and training programs, regulatory and safety services, networking, and more.

Meet the LAPFCA Board of Directors

Recent News

The Joint Apprenticeship Training Center Resumes Safety Classes

February 22, 2021

The Finishing Trades Institute of DC 36 Joint Apprenticeship Training Center has resumed ALL safety classes. Additionally, classes can be set up for individual LAPFCA members at your convenience. For any assistance, recommendations, or questions, please contact David Lopez at…

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Los Angeles/San Diego Sick Leave Posting and Recordkeeping Requirements

January 28, 2021

Los Angeles City Employers must post the Office of Wage Standards and Sick Time Notice in a conspicuous place at any workplace or job site in English and any other language(s) spoken by at least five percent (5%) of the…

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On Behalf of LAPFCA and the El Santo Nino Community Center – Thank You!

January 26, 2021

            Despite COVID-19 restrictions preventing LAPFCA from hosting its annual holiday event and toy drive, LAPFCA’s members and affiliates raised $2,350 for the El Santo Nino Community Center.   Every year during the holiday season,…

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Recent Posts

DWC and WCAB Continue to Expand Services at the District Offices

Since the onset of the COVID-19 crisis in March, the Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) has worked hard to ensure the continuity of its services to the workers’ compensation community. District offices continue to hear all cases either via teleconference…

January 26, 2021

DIR Employer Required Postings

Some federal and state regulations and statutes require employers to notify their employees of certain rights and/or obligations. All employers in the State of California must comply with certain workplace posting requirements which includes posting the information in areas easily…

January 12, 2021

COVID Relief Bill: Changes to PPP Loans and New Lending Terms

On December 27, 2020, the President signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (“2021 Act”), which contains the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act (“Economic Aid Act”). The acts contain changes to the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”)…

January 10, 2021

FFCRA Sick Leave: 2021 Payroll Tax Credit

Updated January 25, 2021   Note: FFCRA Leave Requirements Expired Dec. 31, 2020, but employers can claim the FFCRA tax credit through March 31, 2021.   The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (the new COVID-19 relief bill) that was signed into…

January 6, 2021

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1106 Colorado Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90041

Phone: 323.258.8137 Email: dpula@lafpca.org Web: www.lapfca.org